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The Boomers will take on USA’s PAC-12 College All-Stars in a double header in Melbourne.

Bogut back for the Boomers in Lithuanian defeat

A big final quarter from the home team delivered the victory for Lithuania, in the first of two games against the Australian Boomers.


The Jayco Australian Gems fast start set the agenda for their 83-46 defeat of China at the 2015 FIBA U19 Women’s World Championships on Friday night.

Emerging Boomers defeat Finland

Australia defeated Finland 82-69 at the 2015 World University Games, and are within one win of the quarter finals.

McCarron Relishing Emerging Boomers Opportunity

The World University Games in South Korea, is just another impressive marker on the basketball resume of Mitch McCarron.

Emerging Boomers begin World Uni Games with a win

The Emerging Boomers got their 2015 World University Games campaign off to a great start with a convincing 46-point win over Chinese Taipei on Saturday.

Devils defeat China in a nail-biting finish

Devils take the home team to the wire and win 60 - 58.

Devils Fall to Great Britain at U25 World Championships

Unable to consolidate their victory against Japan, the Australian Devils were defeated 49-40 by Great Britain in their second game of the IWBF U25 World Championships.

Emus wrap up group stage with win over Tunisia

The Airbnb Australian Emus snagged their first win of the FIBA U19 World Championship in the early hours of Wednesday morning, defeating Tunisia 93-64 to secure third place in Group C.

Tight opening World Championship match for Emus

The Airbnb Australian Emus suffered a game one loss in their 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship opener against Canada, in a tightly-fought match.

Bogut primed for Boomers return

Andrew Bogut has returned home to Australia an NBA Championship winner but there is little time to revel in his new status.

Airbnb Emus continue World Championship build-up in Europe

The Airbnb Australian Emus are mid-way through a tour of Europe as they prepare for the 2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship which begins in Greece on June 27.

Basketball Australia announces teams for 2015 World University Games

A final group of 12 players has been announced for both the men’s and women’s World University Games teams with the tournament to be held from July 4-13 in South Korea.

Jayco Opals prepare for international campaign in Gosford

The Jayco Opals will convene in Gosford, north of Sydney later this month in preparation for a European Tour that will see the team play Serbia, Italy and World Championship silver medallists, Spain.

Seebohm appointed as Sapphires coach

Basketball Australia has named newly-crowned Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) Coach of the Year, Shannon Seebohm to guide the Australian under 17 national team, the Sapphires, to the 2016 FIBA World Championships.

Allen Signs With New York Liberty

The New York Liberty have announced the signing of Jayco Australian Opals young gun Rebecca Allen, who will make her move to the Big Apple this winter for the upcoming WNBA season.

Game Day Preview: Opals to ruin Cinderella’s happy ending

Watch the Jayco Opals face Turkey in the Bronze Medal Game LIVE on ABC2 at 2.50am AEDT Monday 6 October.

Game Day Preview: Mission Possible?

Next up for the Jayco Opals is Semi Final action against Team USA IN FULL on ABC TV at 7:20am AEDT on Sunday 5 October 2014.

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